Sheriff's Report, September 15, 2016
Wahkiakum County law enforcement officers and emergency response personnel handled a variety of reports during the past week, including:
September 5 — 3:22 p.m. A caller reported an erratic driver on SR 4 in the Nassa Point area.
September 6 — 6:37 a.m. A caller reported that a tree was down and blocking Beaver Creek Road. The County Road department was contacted and the tree was removed. 8:11 a.m. A caller requested a welfare check on an individual. She was concerned the person might be suicidal. The mental health department was notified. 12:21 p.m. A debit card was found at a Cathlamet business and turned in to the sheriff’s office. 1:22 p.m. A caller requested a welfare check on a family in Cathlamet. 2:10 p.m. A caller reported that someone had damaged his RV at a recreational spot in the Elochoman Valley. 2:29 p.m. A caller requested a jump start for his vehicle in Cathlamet. 4:27 p.m. A Puget Island resident complained that his neighbor’s geese were defecating in his yard. He was advised to call the Department of Fish and Wildlife. 10:35 p.m. An individual was taken into custody after a domestic disturbance at a Rosedale home.
September 7 — 11:18 a.m. A Beaver Creek resident reported that the neighbor’s dog had come on to his property and killed his cat. 2:24 p.m. A caller reported two suspicious men were loading things into their vehicle at what appeared to be an abandoned home in the Skamokawa area. 3:33 p.m. The Cathlamet ambulance aided a Rosedale resident who was in pain and having difficulty breathing. 4:21 p.m. The Grays River ambulance aided a Rosburg resident who had chest pain. 6:11 p.m. A 911 call came in from a residence in the Elochoman River area. Dispatch called back after the caller hung up. An individual at the home had fainted but was refusing aid. 9:28 p.m. A caller reported that a vehicle was being driven slowly around Little Island. The driver would stop periodically and turn off her lights.
September 8 — 8:44 a.m. A caller reported that neighbors were trespassing on his property in the Skamokawa area. He was advised that it may be a civil issue but a deputy later contacted the caller. 12:03 p.m. A Rosedale resident complained that he was being harassed on social media. 1:26 p.m. A Puget Island resident reported that his neighbor had caused damage to his property after trespassing on a four wheeler. 7:03 p.m. The mental health department was notified after a person in Cathlamet said she wanted to harm herself. 9:19 p.m. A caller reported a suspicious vehicle in the Skamokawa area.
September 9 — 2:22 p.m. A caller reported a vehicle passing in a no passing zone on SR 4 near Nassa Point. 5:36 p.m. A caller reported an erratic driver on SR 4 in the Cathlamet area. 6:59 p.m. A caller reported that a vehicle had been abandoned in a bad location on SR 4 in the Elochoman Valley.
September 10 — 12:45 a.m. The Cathlamet ambulance aided an individual in Cathlamet. 10:07 p.m. Deputies, state patrol, and the Cathlamet ambulance responded when an individual was assaulted in the Deep River area. The assailant fled the scene.
September 11 — 12:23 a.m. Deputies, state patrol, the Grays River Fire Department, the Grays River ambulance and the Skamokawa ambulance responded when a speeding vehicle went over an embankment in the Deep River area. One individual suffered injuries.
September 12 — 3:18 a.m. A caller reported that a transient was at a Skamokawa business and trying to get a ride to Long Beach. 8:11 a.m. The Grays River ambulance aided a Grays River resident who had fallen. 11:43 a.m. A motorist reported that he had struck a deer on SR 4 in the Elochoman Valley area. He needed a tow. 12:30 p.m. A property owner in Deep River gave permission to deputies to search his boat for a suspect in a recent assault. 6:54 p.m. A Puget island resident reported that someone had set fire to one of his vehicles. 8:53 p.m. A caller reported that there were rocks on SR 4 in the Grays River area.